Monday, October 31, 2016

Rio Hosts Financial Aid Workshop: FAFSA Day 11/8

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Join Rio Salado for FAFSA Day on Nov. 8, a free financial aid workshop that will help you complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and explore funding options available to help you pay for college. 

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Rio Salado College
Conference Center - 1st Floor
2323 West 14 Street
Tempe AZ 85281

November, 8, 2016


11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
3:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Free and Open to the Public

What to Expect
  • Q & A’s about FAFSA
  • Help completing and filing 2016/17 & 2017/18 FAFSA
  • Laptops will be available for FAFSA completion
  • Learn What Types of Financial Aid Are Available
  • Grants
  • Scholarships
  • Federal Work Study (FWS)
  • Direct Student Loans

What You Need to Bring

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● Student social security number, and parent social security number if 24 or younger.
● Alien registration number or permanent residence card.
● Driver’s license or state identification card.
● 2015 federal tax return for student. Returns for student spouse and parent are also required to gain access to the IRS DRT tool.
● Documentation of nontaxable income, including worker’s compensation, child support, veterans benefits.

Get Started on Your FAFSA Now-- for 2016/17 and 2017/18!

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Applications for 2016/17 and 2017/18 are available now online at To submit your application as a Rio Salado College student, use school code 0014483.